Belledonne is a large central mountains of the Alps, between the Ecrins and Oisans N to S.
Located 700 m above sea level on the western slope (balcony of Belledonne) the farmhouse enjoys superb views of the pre-Alpine massifs of Vercors and Chartreuse regional parks.
The St Martin d'Uriage consists of many hamlets at altitudes over a very large area, largely forested. Besides the numerous hiking opportunities in the Belledonne (peaks, lakes, glaciers, or simple walks in the forest), St Martin d'Uriage has many sports facilities; tennis (six clay courts), horse riding, golf 9 holes (18 holes, 6 km), vie ferrate, ...
The said property mas of Relatière
The house is located 1.2 km from the village center ('the village'), in an area of 1 hectare of lawn, rose garden, flower beds, meadows and woods, between a small river and a creek; area including a large swimming pool 14 × 5.
A rural mansion dating back to the 18th century, the farmhouse was completely restored and transformed in the early 20th century by a family of industrialists from Paris who love mountaineering, golf and Uriage's casino. Besides the main house, it has two old outbuildings: a barn and a bread oven.
That's all for this property, house, outbuildings, park, pool, which is leased, with the exception, in the house, closed and unoccupied apartment, where the most personal business owners are located.
Inside the house, tenants (six or seven people maximum, including children) have a large kitchen-dining room equipped with a dishwasher, a living room with TV (satellite channel access channels; WIFI) , two bedrooms, each equipped with 2 beds of 90 reconcilable, a third room with 3 beds of 90, a bathroom, a shower room, two toilets.
A large basement, opening on the ground floor of the rose garden, includes among others a utility room with washing machine, and a fruit which is a large fridge-freezer, two refrigerators with extra kitchen.
The barn of the eighteenth century, listed dauphinois remarkable rural heritage, has been fully restored identically with the help and under the control of the department. Under the awning silted, are arranged chairs and chairs and a large table where you can eat outside, but protected in case of rain. An electric barbecue is available. The old barn has been transformed into room ping pong, particularly fresh room with very hot hours. Upstairs, the former hayloft has been converted into a large games room for children; or of theater, a retractable balcony allowing vision to the spectators seated on the lawn below.
The bread oven, also ranked, is the oldest type dauphinois, no fireplace.
On the park, which has the constitution mentioned above, we can add the presence of a gantry for children, oak in whose shadow it is nice to eat on a large wooden table that always stays there , an old rose garden masonry, now turned into perennial flower garden and a badminton court. Trails descend along the stream on one side of the creek on the other, to a chestnut wood and bamboo.
Finally, on a nearby lawn of the house is set a large swimming pool 14 × 5 pool garden style. Its dimensions, a deep pit to dive, allow competitive swimming.
Holiday in farmhouse
Vacationing at the farmhouse you have the choice between:
• on average mountain hikes, with departure on foot from the house. The tourist office offers guides and maps describing many hikes, from a few hours to the day
• hiking in the high mountains after half an hour drive to Chamrousse or Freydière (a day or more when sleeping at the refuges of La Pra or Jean Collet.) The objectives can be various peaks, lakes, glaciers, life ferrate.
• the practice of various sports on the town: golf, tennis, horse riding
• tourism in the Grenoble region, very rich in natural beauty (besides Belledonne, the Vercors and Chartreuse natural parks) or architectural (castles, monasteries, including the famous Grande Chartreuse)
• lazing on the lawns of the park
• swimming in the large pool
• Finally, all summer, the Tourist Office organizes, in Uriage-les-Bains and in the various hamlets of the town, many events: parties, balls, concerts, horse shows sometimes •
The casino Uriage offers, meanwhile, the full range of games.
Linen (duvet covers, towels) is provided
4 hours of cleaning (60 €) are planned at the end of the stay, obligatory, to be paid by the tenant.
A deposit of 800 € will be requested at the "entry into the premises, deposit will be returned at the exit, except damage